February 25, according to Spanish media “Relevo”, Messi and Argentina national team teammate Emily
Jarno Martinez is the favorite for the FIFA Player of the Year award.
While several Real Madrid players, as well as coach Carlo Ancelotti, have been nominated, there are huge doubts over whether the La Liga giants will be present under the circumstances.
Real Madrid have yet to decide whether to send their nominated players to Paris for the awards ceremony, and the La Liga giants will not send multiple representatives in any case.
As the season enters a critical stage, the concentration of Real Madrid players cannot be underestimated.
This Sunday, Real Madrid will usher in the Madrid derby, followed by two Spanish national derbies against Barcelona (one Copa del Rey, one La Liga), a game against Betis and a Champions League 1/8 final second leg against Liverpool
After the Madrid derby, Real Madrid will make the final decision, and it is more likely that high-level officials like Butragueno will attend the awards ceremony, which is in stark contrast to the situation of the Ballon d’Or.
At that time, Benzema and Real Madrid chairman Florentino were present, and club ambassador Zidane and Ronaldo also appeared on the scene.
Real Madrid’s Modric, Benzema and Vinicius were all nominated for player of the year, while Courtois was nominated for best goalkeeper. The Belgian was considered likely to win the award, but his competition
The opponent is Martinez, who performed well in the World Cup.